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Add 35/48 and 40/70

35/48 + 40/70 is 437/336.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 48 and 70 is 1680
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 48 × 35 = 1680,
    35/48 = 35 × 35/48 × 35 = 1225/1680
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 24 = 1680,
    40/70 = 40 × 24/70 × 24 = 960/1680
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1225/1680 + 960/1680 = 1225 + 960/1680 = 2185/1680
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 437/336
  6. In mixed form: 1101/336

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